Medical School Celebrates 40 Years of Excellence

Forty years after its founding, the University of Illinois’ medical college in Rockford is still churning out eager new doctors, and getting a helping hand from volunteer physicians.

100 Years Later, Lorado Taft’s ‘Black Hawk’ Still Stands Sentry

Whether you call it ‘Black Hawk’ or ‘The Eternal Indian,’ Taft’s concrete giant reminds us not only of our heritage, but of the artist whose influence is still felt throughout our region.